Plant powders as remedies for some dysfunctions.

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Imagine that your friend’s children basically don’t like eating some of vegetables/fruits. You know that certain vegetables or fruits are very healthy for them or are just needed for guarantee a completed and balanced diet.

Imagine that other children simply need particular vegetables or fruits, because these plants are necessary natural remedies for some dysfunctions these children suffer from.

As the food manufacturer, how you can sort this type of issues? One from answers is to use the plant powders during the food composition and to add more nutrition into products. If, this is the case, let’s look on some of plant powders compositions and benefits gained from them (by nutrients in such powder compositions).

Read also other parts of this article: part 1 (A-B)part 2 (C-D)part 3 (E-H)part 4 (J-L)part 5 (M-R)part 6 (S-Z).

 

Jack Fruit

Jack Fruit powder

Vitamin A - monitors the health of the skin and eyes, specifically protects from macular degeneration and night blindness.

Vitamin B6 - reduces the levels of homocystein in the blood.

Vitamin C - helps to strengthen the immune system functions by supporting the white blood cells activity.

Lignans, isoflavones and saponins - have anti-cancer and anti-ageing properties.

Fiber - prevents constipation and helps in smooth bowel movements.

Potassium – helps to lower of blood pressure and reduce the risk of heart attacks and strokes.

Copper - plays an important role in the thyroid metabolism, especially in hormone production and absorption.

Iron - helps to prevent anemia.

Magnesium - works with calcium to help strengthen the bone and prevent bone related disorders such as osteoporosis.

Thiamine, riboflavin, niacin, zinc – are essential for healthy functioning.

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Jalapeno

Jalapeno powder

Capsaicin - helps to fight migraines and headaches, nasal congestion and sinus infection; is a potent inhibitor of substance P, a neuropeptide associated with inflammatory processes; it is being studied as an effective treatment for sensory nerve fiber disorders, including pain associated with arthritis, psoriasis, and diabetic neuropathy.

Vitamin C - is a potent antioxidant; is required for the collagen synthesis within the body.

Vitamin A, flavonoids, carotenoids (beta-carotene, alpha-carotene, lutein, zeaxanthin, cryptoxanthin) – are antioxidants, which help to protect the body from injurious effects of free radicals generated from stress and disease conditions.

Vitamin K - increases bone mass by promoting osteotrophic activity in the bones; is active in nerve repair process (has the beneficial effect in Alzheimer's disease patients by limiting neuronal damage in their brain).

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Jicama

Jicama powder

Fructan (inulin) - promotes bone health by enhancing absorption of calcium from other foods, protecting against osteoporosis; has a prebiotic role in the intestine (promotes “good” bacteria growth that maintains both a healthy colon and balanced immunity); lowers colon cancer risk.

Calcium, phosphorus and vitamin C - are essential for normal growth and health.

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Jujubes

Jujubes powder

Iron and phosphorous – are key ingredients for red blood cells formation.

Calcium - is an essential constituent of bone and teeth, and required by the body for muscle contraction, blood clotting, and nerve impulse conduction.

Pyridoxine, thiamine, niacin, pantothenic acid and riboflavin - are acting as cofactors, help body metabolize carbohydrates, protein, and fats.

Vitamin C - is antioxidant, that helps stave off harmful free radicals from the body.

Triterpenes (betulinic acid, aiphitolic acid, betulonic acid, oleanonic acid, maslinic acid, oleanolic acid and ursolic acid) - support healthy function of the immune system, healthy cell division, and a healthy inflammation response

Alkaloids (zizyphusine and daechucyclopeptide-1) - improve health, delay aging and cure major diseases, improves immune function, can calm the body and mind.

Tannins - possess anti-infective, anti-inflammatory and anti-hemorrhagic (prevent easy bleeding tendencies) properties.

Saponins (ziziphussaponin I, ziziphussaponin II, ziziphussaponin III, jujubosides A and B, and ziziphin), flavonoids (jujuboside B), mucilage, stepharine - reduce surface tension which gives the membranes a soap-like quality promoting a wound healing, anti-scarring property; have expectorant, diuretic and anti-inflammatory properties.

Nucleotides (cAMP,cGMP), vitamin A – support healthy maintenance of the body.

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Kale

Kale powder

Vitamin K - helps reduce the risk of developing certain cancers.

Phytochemicals - promote eye and skin health.

Glucosinolate (glucobrassicin, glucoraphanin , gluconasturtiian , glucopaeolin, sinigrin) - play a primary role in achieving cancer risk-lowering benefits.

Flavonoids (kaempferol and quercetin) and omega-3 acids  - combine both antioxidant and anti-inflammatory benefits.

Chlorophyll, calcium, iron, copper, potassium, iron, manganese and phosphorus - are essential for normal growth and health.

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Kiwifruit

Kiwifruit powder

Vitamin C - reduces the severity of conditions like osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis and asthma, as well as, prevents conditions such as colon cancer, atherosclerosis, and diabetic heart disease.

Flavonoids and carotenoids - demonstrate antioxidant activity.

Fiber - can reduce high cholesterol levels, which may reduce the risk of heart disease and heart attack.

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Kumquat

Kumquat powder

Essential oils (limonene, alpha-pinene, monoterpenes) - have beneficial effects on the body.

Fiber - helps to keep gastrointestinal tract moving and regulates digestion to a healthy level.

Vitamin A, beta-carotene – are connected with eye health.

Beta carotene - works as an antioxidant to reduce oxidative stress in the macular cells, thereby limiting macular degeneration and reducing the development of cataracts.

Vitamin C - has an effect on most processes in our body; helps to stimulate the growth of new cells and increases the activity of the immune system to keep body protected from foreign invaders, infections, bacteria, and fungi.

Carotenes, tannin, zeaxanthin, pectins – are antioxidants protecting for example from DNA damages caused by free radicals.

Riboflavin - is involved in the production of energy.

Potassium, calcium, vitamin A - improve the immune system, boost the health of skin, teeth, eyes, and hair, strengthen bones and improve nerve health.

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Lavender

Lavender powder

Essential oil (with linalool and linalyl acetate) - calms stomach, mind, and skin; lowers heart rate and blood pressure.

Phytochemicals (like monoterpeneoids and sesquiterpeneoids (linalool and linalyl acetate)) - helps reduce the 'bad' bacteria in a gut.

Terpenes and ketones (camphor) – are natural anti-inflammatory compounds, so they help reduce itching, swelling, and redness.

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Leek

Leeks powder

Flavonoid (kaempferol) - helps protect our blood vessel linings from damage, including damage by overly reactive oxygen molecules.

Folate (5-methyltetrahydrofolate) - supports cardiovascular system, because it helps keep levels of homocysteine in proper balance (excessively high levels of homocysteine are a risk factor for many cardiovascular diseases).

Organosulfur compounds - have antibiotic activity.

Manufacturers/Suppliers:

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Lemons

Lemons powder

Limonene - helps to prevent breast cancer growth.

Flavonoids (like flavonol glycosides) - have antioxidant and anti-cancer properties; stops cell division in many cancer cell lines.

Vitamin C - prevents and treats of scurvy, boosts the immune system, lowers hypertension, maintains elasticity of the skin.

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Lentils

Lentils powder

Dietary fiber (soluble and insoluble) - forms a gel-like substance in the digestive tract that snares bile (which contains cholesterol) and ferries it out of the body (soluble fiber); helps to increase stool bulk and prevent constipation, as well as, helps prevent digestive disorders like irritable bowel syndrome and diverticulosis (insoluble fiber).

Folate - helps lower levels of homocysteine (amino acid that is an intermediate product in an important metabolic process called the methylation cycle).

Magnesium – allows veins and arteries to “breathe, relief and relax”, which improves the flow of blood, oxygen and nutrients throughout the body.

Iron - is an integral component of haemoglobin, which transports oxygen from the lungs to all body cells; is part of key enzymes for energy production and metabolism.

Copper, phosphorus and manganese, vitamin B1, pantothenic acid, zinc, potassium, vitamin B6 - are important for healthy functioning of the muscles, nerves and heart.

Manufacturers/Suppliers:

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Licorice

Licorice powder

Glycyrrhizin – prevents the breakdown of adrenal hormones such as cortisol (the body's primary stress-fighting adrenal hormone) thereby makes these hormones more available to the body; eases stress and reduces the symptoms of ailments sensitive to cortisol levels, such as chronic fatigue syndrome and fibromylagia.

Phytoestrogens - perform some of the functions of the body's estrogens (can be very helpful during the menopause).

Glycyrrhizic acid – kills cells infected with the virus that causes Kaposi’s sarcoma, inhibits the growth of the SARS virus; is tested with success against chronic hepatisis and HIV.

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Limes

Limes powder

Flavonoids (like flavonol glycosides) - have antioxidant and anti-cancer properties.

Vitamin C, vitamin B6, folic acid, potassium - are essential for normal growth and health.

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Lima Beans

Lima Beans powder

Fiber (pectins) - prevents blood sugar levels from rising too rapidly after a meal.

Molybdenum - an integral component of the enzyme sulfite oxidase (responsible for detoxifying sulphites, commonly added to prepared foods preservative).

Folate - helps lower levels of homocysteine (amino acid that is an intermediate product in an important metabolic process called the methylation cycle).

Manganese - is an essential cofactor in a number of enzymes important in energy production and antioxidant defences (like superoxide dismutase, which disarms free radicals produced within the mitochondria).

Carotenoids (lutein), indoles, sulforaphane, isoflavones – antioxidants, which reduce a risk of some cancers and are important for vision health.

Coumestrol and saponins - are compounds that may provide anticancer benefits.

Vitamin B6, niacin, protein (with lysine), copper, phosphorus, potassium, vitamin B1, iron – are essential nutrients for proper body functioning.

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Longan

Longan powder

Sodium, manganese, zinc, iron, copper, potassium, calcium, magnesium, phosphorus – essential minerals for proper growth and functioning of a body.

Amino acids (L-glutamic acid, aspartic acid, arginine, threonine, glycine, phenylalanine, histidine) – are essential amino acids.

Gallic acid, ellagic tannins, ellagic acid – are antioxidants, which helps to reduce the risk of developing certain types of cancer; have anti-fungal and anti-viral properties.

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Lucerne (Alfalfa)

Lucerne (Alfalfa) powder

Phytonutrients (saponins, octasonols and isoflavones) - have antitumor and anti-mutagenic activities; help to reduce cholesterol; boost an immune system.

Vitamin A, vitamin D, vitamin E, vitamin K, B vitamins; biotin, calcium, folic acid, iron, magnesium, potassium - are essential for normal growth and health.

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Lucuma

Lucuma powder

Vitamin A – improves eyesight, promotes cellular growth and helps with immune system reactions.

Beta carotene - protects against cancers (esophageal, liver, pancreatic, colon, rectal, prostate, ovarian and cervical cancers) due to its potency as an antioxidant.

Iron – is needed for haemoglobin formation and transportation of oxygen into cells.

Niacin - aids in digestion, muscle development; acts in a regulation of stress and sex hormones.

Fiber - reducing constipation and bloating.

Calcium and phosphorus – are important for bones development and repair.

Leucoanthocyanins, hydrolyzable tannins, saponins and glycoside - are showing natural antibiotic, antimicrobial and antifungal properties.

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Lychee

Lychee powder

Oligonol – is antioxidant, which has anti-influenze activity, improves blood circulation, reduces weight, protects skin from harmful UV rays when exposed to the sun.

Epicatechin and Rutin – are antioxidants that improve heart health and reduces the risk of cancer and diabetes.

Gallic acid, catechins, anthocyanins (cyanidin-3-glucoside, cyanidin-3-rutinoside, cyanidin-3-glucoside, malvidin-3-glucoside, cyanidin-3-rutinoside), procyanidins (procyanidin B2, procyanidin A2), epicatechins – have anti-cancer properties.

Proanthocyanidins (Litchitannin A2) - have antiviral capabilities; prevent the spread or outbreak of viruses (herpes simplex virus and coxsackie virus).

Potassium - improves heart health.

Copper – is an integral part of red blood cells; boosts blood circulation and increase oxygenation of the organs and cells.

Iron - is associated with red blood cells functioning.

Vitamin C - neutralizes free radicals and protects the body from various diseases and afflictions.

Dietary fiber - helps bowel movements move through the digestive tract smoothly and stimulates peristaltic motion of the smooth small intestine muscles, increasing the speed of food passing.

Vitamin B6, niacin, riboflavin, folate, phosphorous, magnesium, manganese – are essential nutrients for healthy living.

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Read also other parts of this article: part 1 (A-B)part 2 (C-D)part 3 (E-H)part 4 (J-L)part 5 (M-R)part 6 (S-Z).